Monthly Archives: May 2016

Maureen Mwanawasa vies for Lusaka Mayoral post

Former First Lady Maureen Mwanawasa has today filled in her nomination papers to contest for position of Lusaka Executive Mayor on the UPND ticket. Dr Mwanawasa was accompanied to the civic centre by a group of supporters that included Former … read more »

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Miriam Makeba-Pata Pata

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Adoptions cause further divisions in both PF and UPND

Most political parties are witnessing an avalanche of unexpected defections of their members who have not been adopted to contest various elective positions in the August elections. Both the ruling PF and the UPND have in the last few days … read more »

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Photos from the colonial archives

          King Lewanika of the Lozi people. Picture taken in Bulawayo in 1902

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I am not overshadowed by GBM-Dr Banda

UPND Vice President for Politics, Dr Canisius Banda says he is not overshadowed by his counterpart Vice President for Administration Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba. And Dr Banda says he is hopeful that Hakainde Hichilema will not pick a wrong person to … read more »

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Nevers Mumba storms the Registrar of Societies offices

THE Registrar of Societies has maintained that Felix Mutati is the legitimate president of the MMD. This is despite a challenge by Nevers Mumba who stormed the registrar’s office demanding that such a decision be reversed to favour him. Home … read more »

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Quote of the day

  A bee is never as busy as it seems; it’s just that it can’t buzz any slower. Kin Hubbard

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Nawakwi in verbal fight with ECZ Chief after FDD candidate reported late to file in papers

Opposition Forum for Democracy and Development (FDD) presidential candidate Edith Nawakwi last evening stormed Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) and told off Chairperson Esau Chulu. Ms Nawakwi who was furious over the decision by ECZ to prevent FDD Mayoral Candidates … read more »

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Botswana Seeks Corn From Drought-Hit Neighbors as Stocks End

Botswana has run out of corn, one of its staple foods, and is banking on imports from drought-hit South Africa and Zambia to meet its needs. Stocks of locally grown corn in silos are depleted, the state-owned Botswana Agricultural Marketing … read more »

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